Brighter Sky Counseling

Meet Our Therapists

We are licensed therapists, together with over 45 years of experience working in the field of mental health. Find out more about our therapists below.

Kylie Becker, PCLC, ATR-P

Under the Supervision of Kendra Herlyn, LCPC 

Kylie is a art therapist specializing in expressive art therapies.  She specializes in working with neurodivergent adults, grief, depression and anxiety.  Kylie brings her creative nature and grounded skills of mindfulness to her work with adults.  

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Suzanne Boyd, SWLC

Under the Supervision of Kelly Howell, LCSW

Suzanne Offers Telehealth Sessions Only! 

Suzanne works to empower individuals and couples by creating healing space to explore feelings, thoughts, values and needs. Suzanne specializes in working with individuals who are suffering from grief through traumatic loss or illness.  

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Ryan Riddle, PCLC 

Under the Supervision of Kendra Herlyn, LCPC

Ryan works alongside his clients to create a warm and supportive space where obstacles and strategies can be worked through together. He uses an integrative trauma-centered approach to assist clients with building and strengthening the positive foundations they already have within and around themselves while developing skills that can be utilized long after therapy is complete.

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Grady Johnson, LMFT 

Clinician - (406) 272-6228 

Grady provides a welcoming, calming, environment where he and his clients can collaborate to uncover questions, ideas and solutions that work for each family or individual's unique life situation. Grady specializes in helping couples and families repair relationships and working with young children in play therapy. 

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Kelly Howell, LCSW 

Clinician - (406) 272-6228 

Kelly specializes in working with adults and couples. She works with people from all walks of life and diversity. Kelly has a passion for working with the LGBTQ+ community and the veterans community. Kelly is passionate about helping others to heal and tell their stories.  

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Kendra Herlyn, LCPC

Lead Clinician - (406) 272-6228

Kendra believes everyone has the potential to make powerful and meaningful changes in order to find the peace they seek in life. With experience treating anxiety, depression, and trauma while using a variety of trauma-informed and evidenced-based methodologies including CBT; Kendra enjoys working with motivated adolescents and adults who understand change can be difficult, but value the journey of growth and healing. 

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Erin Bratsky, MSW, LCPC

Owner/Clinician — (406) 272-6228

Erin Bratsky works primarily with individuals struggling with concerns around depression, anxiety, trauma and self confidence. Erin is passionate about helping individuals work through challenges in life and to begin to find the courage to be present in their own life.

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At Brighter Sky Counseling we work hard to ensure you feel safe and comfortable. Take a look at our office space and get a sense of our style and personality. We are looking forward to working with you.

Staff at Brighter Sky Counseling are also dedicated to being a part of Billings and being involved in community events and services. Check out our involvement at the Yellowstone Valley Out of the Darkness Walk and 406 Pride Festival!